The BBF GET HOT for Summer Challenge

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Yup, it’s that time again… time to GET HOT for Summer! After a long harsh winter, we at BBF could not be more excited to prioritize an active, sweaty, nutrient-filled lifestyle, and that’s exactly what GET HOT is here to help you do. Here’s what you need to know: The challenge will run from June Read more...

Lessons for my Daughter

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  In honor of Mother’s Day, we asked BBF co-founder and mother Jillian Lorenz to think about lessons from her life, and from starting and running Barre Bee Fit, that she hopes to pass on to her daughter, Verona. The Barre Bee Fit mission centers around helping women find confidence, happiness, comfort, and strength in Read more...

Living by the Barre Code: A BBF Video

Sometimes, a video is worth much more than a thousand words. This amazing video by BBF client Emily Hard gives you a peek inside our studios, our workouts, and most importantly, our way of life. Check it out to see what real life Bees have to say about living by the Barre Code and the Read more...

Join the HIVE125.

Today we officially launch HIVE125, a new community program designed to challenge our Bees and give recognition and congratulations to those who are truly devoted to the BBF way of classes. It’s simple: Take 125 classes at Barre Bee Fit, pass a quick test to show off your newfound strength, and earn a spot in Read more...

Tasty Tuesday: A Salad for Earth Day!

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We don’t need an excuse to eat greens, but to celebrate Earth Day, we just can’t resist a bright, tangy, salad filled with fresh spring goodness. This avocado salad with oranges and tomatoes can be served with any greens — we think a mix of spinach and arugula sounds simply scrumptious! The original recipe, Gaye’s Read more...

Motivate It Monday: Madeline

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Happy spring Monday! We hope that all you Bees enjoyed the BEAUTIFUL weekend and woke up refreshed and ready for a strong, inspiring week. We’re getting our weekly motivation from Chicago instructor Madeline today — you constantly hear your BBF instructors stressing the importance of the mind-body connection and the power you add to your Read more...

Tasty Tuesday: Tom Ka Soup

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Spring appears to be poking its head up and looking around, but it’s clearly not quite ready to make an appearance. And that’s okay — if you have a recipe for a hearty, healthy, healing soup! We found this spin on a traditional Thai soup on An Urban Cottage, and it looks pretty incredible. Full Read more...

Motivate It Monday: Ellen

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Happy Monday to all our Bees! This week in class, we want you to really think about the changes you need to make in order to experience the change you want to feel. Whether it is about being more present and mentally engaged in each exercise or pushing yourself out of your comfort zone and Read more...

Q&A with Divergent Barre Bee Amy Newbold

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Divergent, the movie based on the first book of the wildly successful series, opened last weekend, and team BBF had a special moment of pride. Our longtime Chicago client and client relations representative, Amy Newbold, made her big-screen debut in this movie as the tough, fierce Molly. Amy took some time out of her crazy Read more...